Amanda Parris is the host of the weekly CBC television show Exhibitionists.

About Exhibitionists:

This vibrant series pulls back the curtain on people who create art and why they do it. Hosted by Amanda Parris, Exhibitionists features Canadian artists, both emerging and established, as they reshape our country’s artistic landscape. Topical, innovative and entertaining, the show explores the most exciting cultural happenings across Canada through a passionate lens. The show’s approach is to commission original video content from filmmakers across the country, packaged in a visually exciting and fast-paced format for TV viewers. Encompassing media old and new, from opera to Instagram, Exhibitionists is for everyone who is curious about the arts.

EPISODE 18 | Air Date: February 27th, 2016


Featuring: Zun Lee, Studio Black, Stephan James, Michie Mee and Samuel Kiehoon Lee

EPISODE 17 | Air Date: February 20th, 2016

Meghan Swaby - Venus' Daughter

Featuring: Meghan Swaby and Obsidian Theatre, Tom Power, Vincent Morrisset, Groundwork Sessions and Patsy Van Roost

EPISODE 16 | Air Date: February 13th, 2016


Featuring: d’bi young, Catherine O’Hara, Lauren Brevner, Jean-Francois Painchaud and Roger Wilson

EPISODE 15 | Air Date: February 7th, 2016


Featuring: Brian Roppel, Johnny O, Mina Shum, Stefan Lister, Junior Adosei

EPISODE 14 | Air Date: January 31st, 2015


Featuring Sol Friedman, isKwé, Choir! Choir! Choir!, Alex Garant and Sammy Rawal.

EPISODE 13 | Air Date: January 24th, 2015

Paul Zizka

Featuring Paul Zizka, Maylee Todd, Nino Ricci, Sook Yin Lee and Ginette Lapalme.

EPISODE 12 | Air Date: January 17th, 2015

Jeff De Boer

Featuring Jeff de Boer, Emily Carrey aka Sparkz, Mikey Bustos, Carolyn Tripp and Morgan Tams.

EPISODE 11 | Air Date: December 20th, 2015


Featuring BUCC N’ FLVR, Brandon Muir, Drunk Feminist Films, Benjamin Kikkert, CBC Music’s Top Albums of 2015 and Karim Rashid.

EPISODE 10 | Air Date: December 13th, 2015


Featuring Adele, Masia One, Katherena Vermette, Hudson Christie, Kawa Ada and Wab Kinew.

EPISODE 9 | Air Date:  December 6th, 2015


Featuring Vita Osorio Sanmartín,  Jess McCormack, DJ Rhiannon, Katherine Monk, Casey Mecija, Tapestry Opera and F**d Up

EPISODE 8 | Air Date: November 29th, 2015


Featuring Ekow Nimako, Clara Venice, Frances Adair McKenzie, Miss Me, Thank You Internet and Nina Lee Aquino.

EPISODE 7 | Air Date: November 20th, 2015


Featuring Rupi Kaur, Tazeen Qayyum, the Giller Prize finalists and Peaches.

EPISODE 6 | Air Date:  November 8th, 2015


Featuring Talwst, Laurie Anderson, Lynn Coady and Marie Louise Gay.

EPISODE 5  | Air Date: November 1st, 2015


Featuring Natalie Tin Yin Gan, Rossif Sutherland, Lisa Lipton, Neptune Theatre, Team Macho and DSP Work Archive.

EPISODE 4 | Air Date: October 23rd, 2015


Featuring Owen Pallet, Michael Venus, Jennifer Podemski, David Trevelyan, PA System and Anick La Bisonniere.

EPISODE 3 | Air Date: October 18th, 2015


Featuring HATAW, Lebrona, Kent Monkman, JR, Shawn Micallef, Alex McLeod and Lindsay Dobbin.

EPISODE 2 | Air Date: October 11th, 2015


Featuring Jackie Traverse, Salman Rushdie, The Creators Bureau, Spek Won, Sarah Polley, Avi Lewis and Naomi Klein.

 EPISODE 1 | Air Date: October 4th, 2015